Affirmanti, non neganti, incumbit probatio

The burden of proof is on the party who affirms, not on him who denies. Anno: 23 ALR2d 1254.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • affirmanti, non neganti incumbit probatio — /sefarmsentay, non nagintay inksmbat prowbeysh(iy)ow/ The [burden of] proof lies upon him who affirms, not upon one who denies …   Black's law dictionary

  • proof — n [alteration of Middle English preove, from Old French preuve, from Late Latin proba, from Latin probare to prove] 1: the effect of evidence sufficient to persuade a reasonable person that a particular fact exists see also evidence 2: the… …   Law dictionary

  • affirm — af·firm /ə fərm/ vt 1: to assert as true or factual 2: to assert (as a judgment) as valid or confirmed affirm ed the lower court s ruling compare remand, reverse …   Law dictionary

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